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The Spirit of South Dakota

We invite you to come experience Vermillion: the “Spirit of South Dakota.” A truly extraordinary community nestled on the banks of the Missouri River. We’re home to the University of South Dakota, a burgeoning culinary scene and are host to ample opportunities for outdoor adventures in the area. Just one visit and you’ll see we really are “Close to Everything. Far From Ordinary.”

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Things to Do

Vermillion is the proud home to an endless number of unique offerings that you can’t find anywhere else. Conveniently located near the intersection of Interstate 29 and South Dakota Highway 50, Vermillion delivers no shortage of arts, culture, history, and heritage to explore. Whether setting out to explore any of our beautiful parks, many historic sites, or some of our countless artistic sites and venues, visitors are sure to discover many reasons to #LOVermillion.

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Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce

Learn more about our mission at the Vermillion Area Chamber of Commerce and find local businesses.
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Economic Development

Economic Development

Excellent location. Access to skilled labor. Endless possibilities. Learn more about what makes Vermillion the perfect fit for your business.
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Visitors & Tourism

Visitors & Tourism

Arts, culture, sports, history, and heritage are all waiting to be enjoyed. Explore beautiful parks, take a stroll through our Historic Downtown District, or hop in a kayak and hit the river.
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Upcoming Events

February
12

UpNEXT Coffee Hour

Vermillion's hotspot for free coffee, great conversation and active engagement is always in season. Learn, engage, and caffeinate every Wednesday from 8:00-9:00 am.

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February
13

#LOVermillion Day

The VCDC will be sponsoring the USD Women's Basketball game vs. Western Illinois, celebrating another year of loving Vermillion.

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February
15

Vermillion Polar Plunge

This year’s 2020 Vermillion Polar Plunge for Special Olympics South Dakota will be bigger than EVER on Saturday, February 15.

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